Watch: Stunning 360-degree view from Mars

by Peter Heck · Feb 25th, 2021 12:39 pm

Last Updated Feb 25th, 2021 at 3:41 pm

NASA's Mars rover Perseverance has beamed back some stunning images from the Red Planet's surface, but maybe none more than this.

Utilizing the rover's color cameras, called "Navcams," the space agency has created the first panoramic view of the landing site, allowing viewers to drag left and right themselves right here:

Perseverance landed on the surface of Mars at what is called the Jezero Crater on Friday. After allowing two days for the dust from the landing to settle, these images were obtained on Sunday.


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